Extreme Birdhouses

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Project by john posted 608 days ago 1279 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are a few birdhouses I made this week just in time for Christmas . The large blue house is 36 ” wide and made from white cedar . The smaller houses are 18 ” wide .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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#1 posted 608 days ago

Wow, John you always make the most awesome bird houses. Great job again.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#2 posted 608 days ago

you build those fast. wow. nice.

-- pat,ohio...

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#3 posted 608 days ago

I like the different colored roofs especially the green roof. Nice job like always.

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#4 posted 608 days ago

These 5 houses took me 2 days to build total .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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#5 posted 608 days ago

Your bird houses Look very nice.
A question do birds go inside or are they just attractive?

P.S. I just went back through your projects and i guess the houses are for small birds to occupy
There is one which has 30+ rooms do you really get a occupation for so many?
The shop face lift is really nicely done. I hope the business takes off (pun) !!

Hey I just noticed some white stuff on the ground !! its 30+ deg C here at the moment !! I wonder just what it could be !!

Enjoy Christmas.

-- Regards Robert

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#6 posted 608 days ago

Thanks Rob ! I have built about 350 of these houses and the birds don,t waste any time moving in . All my houses in my yard have birds in them .

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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#7 posted 608 days ago

Super duper bird houses John

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 608 days ago

Thanks again Jim !

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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#9 posted 608 days ago

I enjoy viewing your birdhouses. Keep em coming!

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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#10 posted 608 days ago

Nice builds, great bird houses. I heard on the news that there was a pick up in the housing market, this confirms that.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#11 posted 608 days ago

Really great bird houses. What kind of birds are they built for ? What size hole do you use ?

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#12 posted 607 days ago

I always like seeing your birdhouses. I have been trying to talk the owner of our local golf course into one of these…... maybe one day. Nice work John.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#13 posted 607 days ago

John, another great batch of birdhouses!! The tenants will be very happy for sure. A while back you and I had spoken about you doing a short tutorial on how you produce the stock you use to build these. I was wondering if you ever had a chance to do that and I might have missed it? Thanks Pat

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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#14 posted 607 days ago

I never get tired of seeing your projects. Beautiful.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#15 posted 607 days ago

well john your like a rabbit , when it comes to makin bird houses, quick, you should have made a christmas edition one, maybe a red roof and candy cane…these look great.

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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